UPDATED ON SEP 12, 2020 09:33 PM IST
Teams comprising representatives of the Afghan government and the Taliban will come face-to-face for the first time on Monday for peace talks in Qatar’s capital for a negotiated settlement after nearly two decades of war. The talks were to have begun in March but were delayed by differences over the release of prisoners.
By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JUL 19, 2019 08:01 AM IST
Potzel, who is in New Delhi to brief Indian interlocutors on Friday on the first round of the German-facilitated intra-Afghan dialogue held in Doha during July 7-8, stressed he was “not here to give advice to the Indian government”.
UPDATED ON MAY 25, 2019 12:01 AM IST
The Afghan National Security Council said in a tweet on Thursday that Mohib and the Indian envoy had discussed the peace process.
By Press Trust of India | United Nations
UPDATED ON APR 12, 2019 08:23 PM IST
The member states have also committed to increase the number of civilian and uniformed women in peacekeeping at all levels and in key positions.
PUBLISHED ON JAN 11, 2019 10:57 PM IST
Afghan leaders have been hinting they would prefer India to take on a larger role in shaping the peace process.
UPDATED ON JAN 02, 2019 12:07 AM IST
India is keeping a close watch on efforts to involve the Taliban in a peace process in Afghanistan, and on Pakistan’s activism in the region, though it has no plans to play any military role in the war-torn country, two people familiar with the development said on condition of anonymity.
By Press Trust of India | New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON NOV 14, 2018 06:34 PM IST
Deputy National Security Adviser Pankaj Saran’s remarks come days after India in a “non-official” capacity attended a meet in Moscow where Taliban representatives were also present.
By Sadiq Naqvi | Hindustan Times, Tinsukia (Assam)
UPDATED ON NOV 04, 2018 09:11 AM IST
Assam will burn if the Centre continues to push the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, Anup Chetia, the general secretary of the ULFA faction that is currently in talks with the government, said on the Tinsukia killings.
By Jayanth Jacob | New Delhi, Hindustan Times
UPDATED ON JUL 10, 2018 11:57 PM IST
Modi made an oblique reference to North Korea’s linkages with Pakistan and hinted that this is a reason why India is a stakeholder in the peace process.